Definitions for Annex

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. annex, annexe, extension, wing(verb)

    an addition that extends a main building

  2. annex(verb)

    take (territory) as if by conquest

    "Hitler annexed Lithuania"

  3. annex(verb)

    attach to

Webster Dictionary

  1. Annex(verb)

    to join or attach; usually to subjoin; to affix; to append; -- followed by to

  2. Annex(verb)

    to join or add, as a smaller thing to a greater

  3. Annex(verb)

    to attach or connect, as a consequence, condition, etc.; as, to annex a penalty to a prohibition, or punishment to guilt

  4. Annex(verb)

    to join; to be united

  5. Annex(noun)

    something annexed or appended; as, an additional stipulation to a writing, a subsidiary building to a main building; a wing

  6. Origin: [F. annexe, L. annexus, neut. annexum, p. p. of annectere.]


  1. Annex

    Annex is a fictional character of the Marvel Universe, associated with Spider-Man. His first appearance was in The Amazing Spider-Man Annual #27. Annex' powers were the result of prosthetics through computer technology. After losing a leg, he volunteered for this program. Ellis now possesses the ability to increase his physical abilities, as well as create any weapon he requires.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. annex

    A document appended to an operation order or other document to make it clearer or to give further details.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. President Salva Kiir:

    But there will be an annex on reservations in some areas that have not been adequately discussed and agreed, wITHOUT CONDITIONALITIES.

  2. Chitra Bahadur KC:

    India wants to annex Nepal's Tarai region. The blockade is a tool that India is using to pressurize Nepal in making the changes in the constitution for India's longer-term political benefits.

  3. Hanan Ashrawi:

    Israel is stealing land specially in the Jordan Valley under the pretext it wants to annex it, this should be a reason for a real and effective intervention by the international community to end such a flagrant and grave aggression which kills all chances of peace.

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • المرفقArabic
  • приложе́ние, пристро́йка, присъединявам, приба́вка, допълне́ние, прибавямBulgarian
  • annex, annexarCatalan, Valencian
  • bilagDanish
  • Nebengebäude, annektieren, AnbauGerman
  • aneksiEsperanto
  • anexo, pabellón, anexar, apéndice, extensiónSpanish
  • lisaEstonian
  • lisäys, laajennus, liite, lisärakennusFinnish
  • annexe, annexerFrench
  • ath-thaighScottish Gaelic
  • annektál, függelék, hozzácsatolHungarian
  • 付加物, 別館, 組み入れる, 編入, 付属, 付録, 併合Japanese
  • bilagiKalaallisut, Greenlandic
  • خستنه‌ سه‌رKurdish
  • aanhangsel, uitbouw, bijlage, annexeren, inlijvenDutch
  • anneks, annektereNorwegian
  • anexo, anexarPortuguese
  • присоединя́ть, приба́вка, пристро́йка, фли́гель, аннекси́ровать, дополне́ние, приложе́ние, крыло́, присоедини́тьRussian
  • aneks, anektiratiSerbo-Croatian
  • bilaga, införliva, annex, flygel, tillägg, appendix, annektera, tillbyggnadSwedish
  • ekTurkish
  • анексува́ти, приє́днувати, приєдна́тиUkrainian
  • Chinese

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